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A police vehicle is parked outside the home of House Speaker Nancy Pelosi in San Francisco, on Saturday. Accused assailant David Wayne DePape faces felony charges — assault and attempted kidnapping of an immediate family member of a U.S. official — which could land him in prison for a maximum of 50 years. Jeff Chiu/AP hide caption

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Man charged with assault and kidnapping for the attack on Nancy Pelosi's husband

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What some race-based admissions trends show, as SCOTUS hears affirmative action case

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Rita Ward, left, and Johnny Pelayo compare their tattoos as they wait to purchase lottery tickets for the Powerball lottery at the Blue Bird Liquor store in Hawthorne, Calif., Monday, Oct. 31, 2022. Damian Dovarganes/AP hide caption

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The Treasury's website kept crashing as investors scrambled to buy government bonds. Andrea Hsu hide caption

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The bond that broke the internet

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Yellowstone's North entrance reopens ahead of schedule

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Jars of marijuana line a shelf at The Flower Shop Dispensary in Sioux Falls, S.D. on Oct. 14, 2022. South Dakota's legal pot industry has started with medical cannabis, but voters are deciding whether to also legalize recreational pot. Stephen Groves/AP hide caption

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Time is running out to book a relatively inexpensive flight for the holidays. Airlines say that demand is sky high and as a result, airfares are soaring. David Zalubowski/AP hide caption

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Holiday flights will be pricey and packed. Here are 5 things to know before you book

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Hard copy local papers that have recently appeared in the mailboxes of Illinois residents this election season have been assailing Democratic candidates, including Gov. J.B. Pritzker, and echoing conservative talking points. NPR News hide caption

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Right-wing 'zombie' papers attack Illinois Democrats ahead of elections

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This combination photo shows Muhammad Aziz, a suspect in the slaying of Malcolm X, after his arrest, in New York, on Feb. 26, 1965, left, and Aziz outside court after his conviction in the killing of Malcolm X was vacated on Nov. 18, 2021, in New York. AP hide caption

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